Landlords and tenants should be aware that San Mateo and Santa Clara County have enacted substantial changes to local residential procedures for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis. Before you ask your landlord to defer rent, or before you try to evict a troublesome tenant, read the rules first. So what are the rules just for you, just where you live?
For your convenience, our office has compiled a list of essential reading for residents and landlords of San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties. If you have further questions, by all means contact us and ask for a consultation.
California Judicial Council Orders Emergency Amendments to Rules of Court:
Santa Clara County Superior Court News Release re Evictions:
Apartment Owner’s Association Article on Suspension of Evictions:
Santa Clara County Eviction Moratorium Information Page:
San Jose Spotlight Article on Local, County and State Eviction Bans:
City of Mountain View Temporary Moratorium Information Page:
Nolo Press Article on California Eviction Moratoriums and Tenant Protections:
California Apartment Association Resource Page:
Order from the San Mateo Superior Court on Unlawful Detainer Proceedings: